Are you a high school junior or senior, eagerly looking ahead to your college journey but feeling uncertain about the financial aspects of it? Look no further! The Financial Aid Workshop is here to equip you with the knowledge and resources you need to make informed decisions about funding your education. Join us on Thursday, October 19, 2023, at the High School Library at 5:30 PM for an enlightening session on all things financial aid.
**5:30-6:00 PM - Welcome and Scholarship Information**
- *Welcome by Mrs. Barchetti, School Counselor*: Kick off the event with a warm welcome from our very own school counselor, Mrs. Barchetti, who will guide you through the evening's proceedings.
- *Scholarship Information*: Explore the opportunities available to you, with scholarships detailed at lhsd.org/HSGuidance. This is your chance to learn how to secure financial support for your college dreams.
- *NCAA Eligibility Information*: For those considering a future in college sports, get an exclusive glimpse of NCAA eligibility criteria by visiting www.ncaa.org or studying the NCAA STUDENT GUIDE.
- *Instant Decision Days*: Learn about this unique opportunity to fast-track your college application process at lhsd.org/HSGuidance.
**6:00-7:00 PM - Financial Aid Presentation by Jonathan Warner, PHEAA Representative**
- *For all Juniors and Seniors*: Don't miss this golden opportunity to gain insights from a representative of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA). Understand the financial aid landscape, its options, and how it can ease your path to college.
**7:00 – 8:00 PM - Seniors only: Creating your Federal Student Aid (FSA ID) Accounts**
- *Why should you create an FSA Account?*: If you're a senior eager to make your college dreams come true, this session is for you. Discover the importance of creating a Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID account, a crucial step for anyone seeking federal student aid for college.
- *Contact your School Counselor for more College planning resources*: Mrs. Dolan (A-F) at Melissa.email@example.com, Mr. Loy (G-L) at Andrew.firstname.lastname@example.org, Mrs. Kania (M-Q) at Cathy.email@example.com, and Mrs. Barchetti (R-Z) at firstname.lastname@example.org are your go-to resources for all your college planning needs.
This workshop promises to be an invaluable experience for high school juniors and seniors. Whether you're interested in securing scholarships, navigating NCAA eligibility, exploring financial aid options, or understanding the significance of FSA ID accounts, we've got you covered.
Your college journey awaits, and we're here to guide you through every step. Join us at the High School Library on Thursday, October 19, 2023, at 5:30 PM, and embark on your path to a brighter future. Don't miss this opportunity to take the first step toward your college dreams. We can't wait to see you there!